Glamour model Teresa May mistaken for PM: Our top 5 people with celebrity names

Theresa May is being confused with glamour model Teresa May on Twitter
5. Michael Phelps
4. Matt LeBlanc
3. George Bush
2. Justin Bieber
1. Brad Pitt

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Theresa May is set to become Prime Minister today, and many people are using Twitter to express their views.

But some people just can't seem to get her Twitter handle right, and glamour model Teresa May (@RealTeresaMay) is receiving tweets follows from people who believe she's Britain's new leader.

'Teresa May' has even found herself also trending. Her Tory near-namesake, meanwhile, can be found at @theresa_may. 

This all got us thinking: what must life be like for others who share their names with celebrities? Scroll through our gallery above to find out...